Date & Time: Sep 16, 2005 at 1600 LT
Type of aircraft:
Cessna 207 Skywagon/Stationair
Charter/Taxi (Non Scheduled Revenue Flight)
San Juan de Manapiare – Puerto Ayacucho
Crew on board:
Pax on board:
Few minutes after takeoff from San Juan de Manapiare, while flying in marginal weather conditions, the single engine aircraft impacted a rocky face of Mt Morrocoy located about 8 km west of San Juan de Manapiare. The aircraft was totally destroyed by impact forces and all four occupants were killed.
Controlled flight into terrain.